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BARTELS HOMERS IN LARKS' WIN

Carson Bartels hit a solo home run and a run-scoring double as the Bismarck Larks defeated La Crosse 5-1 on Sunday in Northwoods League baseball action.

The Larks earned a split of the series in La Crosse, improving to 16-10 on the season.

Bartels scored Matthew Warkentin with a double in the second inning, then clubbed a solo homer in the fourth.

Michael Farnell continued his hot hitting for the Larks, going 3-for-5 with an RBI. Kyle Stevens added a pair of knocks and an RBI.

Bismarck starting pitcher Cruz Daddario went 6 1/3 innings, allowing two runs on five hits, to earn the win. 

The Larks are back in action tonight, traveling to Waterloo, Iowa for the first of a four-game series.

MOORE LEADS LYNX TO ROAD WIN

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 23 and Sylvia Fowles added 20 to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Las Vegas Aces 88-73 on Sunday.

Rebekkah Brunson and Seimone Augustus added 11 points each for the Lynx (7-6), who won their fourth straight and fifth of the last six.

Minnesota never trailed, outscored the Aces 32-20 in the third quarter and maintained the lead throughout the fourth.

Fowles was 9 of 13 from the field and Minnesota made 38 of 69 (55.1 percent).

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